Peter Cummings | AIChE

Peter Cummings

Citation name

Cummings, P.


Vanderbilt University





Peter T. Cummings is the John R. Hall Professor of Chemical Engineering at Vanderbilt University. He also holds the position of Associate Dean for Research in the Vanderbilt University School of Engineering. He is the author of over 450 refereed journal publications and the recipient of many awards, including the 1998 AIChE Alpha Chi Sigma award, the 2007 AIChE Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum Award, the 2010 AIChE Founders Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Chemical Engineering, the 2012 Yeram S. Touloukian Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the 2013 John Prausnitz award, and the 2018 Foundations of Molecular Modeling and Simulation Founder’s Medal. He has been elected fellow of the American Physical Society, of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), of the AIChE, and of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Sessions chaired or co-chaired


(227c) My Research Adventures with Pete Monson
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1108-0)
(1a) MoSDeF: Molecular Simulation and Design Framework
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1108-0)
(571d) CACHE Initiatives: Molecular Modeling
2019 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1112-7)

Associated proceedings 

2016 AIChE Annual Meeting
2017 Annual Meeting
2013 AIChE Annual Meeting
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting
2019 AIChE Annual Meeting
2020 Virtual AIChE Annual Meeting
2021 Annual Meeting
2022 Annual Meeting